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5 Tips for Making Your Home Pet Friendly

When you’re planning your dream home, there is a lot to consider. While you’re planning or designing areas of your house for family members and your convenience, don’t forget about your family members who walk on four legs. Your furry friends are just as big a part of the family as anyone, and they deserve …

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Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Your Girlfriend

When you’re in a relationship it’s important to mark special occasions such as Valentine’s Day, your girlfriend’s birthday, and Christmas with a gift. Valentine’s Day generates billions of dollars in spending in the United States alone, which can increase the pressure to find the perfect present. While there are some classic gifts that are great options, there …

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Making the Most of Your Retirement

Many people associate retirement with freedom. After decades of work, retirees finally have a chance to pursue their interests without answering to a boss. Retirement can also produce fear and anxiety because it represents aging. As people age, they face unique financial challenges due to a reduction in their income. They are also susceptible to …

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5 Products You Need to Add to Your Beauty Routine

The beauty industry is constantly growing with new trends becoming popular daily. But trying new products to enhance your beauty shouldn’t feel like a chore. Go online and sign up for newsletters, coupons, and free samples. Keep up with the new trends, your face will thank you for it. The key is knowing which products will work best with …

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Struggling Financially? 3 Steps to Turn Things Around

Financial struggle is the worst. You can’t go out with your friends on the weekend and forget about trying to keep up with the Joneses. If it’s really bad, then you might live check to check and worry about rent every month. You might even struggle to pay for groceries. You feel like you’re stuck …

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How to Become Fit Spiritually, Emotionally, and Physically

Life can feel like a never-ending cycle of stress, planning, and work. When we become engrossed in day-to-day living, allowing our circumstances to rule our emotions, it takes a toll. As we allow the stressors of life to nestle in, it becomes the ruler of all that we are—mind, body, and spirit. The following are …

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College Must Haves: 6 Things Every College Student Needs

Starting college usually involves moving away from home and getting a chance to discover your interests and redefine yourself. When you think about things you need for college you may automatically think about the long list of physical things you need to pack with you. Purchased goods aren’t the only thing that you need in …

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5 Things You Should Do Before Applying to College

Going to college can be both exciting and scary, but there are ways to make the process of applying less intimidating. You’ll want to enter college prepared for anything, and you can start by being very prepared to apply to college. Here are five things you should do before you even apply. Decide How You’ll …